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Rebel forces lay siege to Chadian capital

CONFLICT The French and the US governments told their citizens to move to secure locations, while the UN started evacuating its staff as militants entered N'Djamena


UN officials estimate that around 3 million people have been uprooted by conflicts in the region, including the fighting in western Sudan's Darfur region, which borders Chad, and rebellions in Central African Republic.

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